Can I add extra IDE connections to the

Posted on 2005-05-04
Last Modified: 2010-05-18
I have a client with a PC

It has 2 * HDD's & 2 * CD  / DVD drives.

He also has a Floppy drive.

Originally I took his zip drive out, but he would like it re-fitted.  If there any suggestions of how we can get around this?


Question by:auraorange
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    Accepted Solution

    Get an additional, PCI IDE controller. Some of them can also do raid... Those that can't are pretty cheap. Look at Promise products.
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    Author Comment

    well that must be a record! thanks for the help!

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    Expert Comment

    No problem, thanks too.
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    Expert Comment

    Hello Mat
    I can suggest -
    Buying A motherboard with 4 IDE sockets on it like the GIGABYTE 7n400pro2 (for the AMD processor).




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